IEP de Paris
Julia Cagé is a French economist specialising in development economics, political economy, and economic history. She is also an assistant economics professor at Sciences Po Paris and a board member at Agence France Presse, the world’s third largest international news agency. She co-founded the left-oriented think-tank Cartes sur Table in 2008. Julia is also the author of ‘Saving the media: Capitalism, Crowdfunding and Democracy’, which has been published in 10 languages and won the ‘Prix special du Jury’ of the 2016 edition of the ‘Prix des Assises du Journalisme’. Her newest book, co-authored with Nicolas Hervé, ‘L’Information à tout prix’, was published in France in March 2017.
The marriage between advertisers and content producers is becoming strained now that brands are finding ways to promote their products and services through direct marketing and social networks –we, the media are no longer a vehicle. At the opposite end, foundations and non-profits consider the media as an indispensable echo chamber of our democracies and they […]